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Deepti Agrawal, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Address: Beatty 334
Office Hours: TR 10 am - Noon, 3 pm - 4 pm, and by appointment
Phone: 843.953.9647
E-mail: agrawald@cofc.edu
Curriculum Vitae: Download



Education

Ph.D. in Management Information Systems    Dec. 2015
Fogelman College of Business & Economics, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN
Dissertation Title: Competing in IT Ecosystems: Impacts of IT Product Compatibility Strategies,
Information Quality and System Quality
Dissertation Co-Advisors: William J. Kettinger, Chen Zhang

 

2008: Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science 
National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur, India

Teaching Interest
Business Analytics and Big data, Database management, IT Infrastructure, Application Development and Programming


Research Interests

Research Interest

  • Topics: Business value of IT, Alliances, and Open Innovation
  • Methods: Econometrics, Qualitative analysis, Event study, Multivariate statistics and Business Analytics

Research under Review

  • Davis, J. M., and Agrawal, D. “Cultivating Kindred Consumerism on the Web: Social Information Processing and Adoption of Online Reviews.” (Under review)

Research in Progress

  • Agrawal, D., Zhang, C., and Kettinger, W. J. 2015. “An Empirical Study of Open Data Mobile Application Services.”
  • Zhang, C., Dai, Q., Agrawal, D., and Kettinger, W.J. “Impact of IT Product Compatibility Initiatives on the Market Value of IT Firms.”
  • Agrawal, D., Zhang, C., and Kettinger, W. J. “Network Effects in Open Source Ecosystem.”
  • Agrawal, D., Kettinger, W. J., and Zhang, C. “The Openness Challenge: Why Some Cities Take It On and Others Don’t.”

Courses Taught

  • DSCI 320  Management Information Systems 
  • INFM 330  Enterprise Data Management 

Honors and Awards

Awards and Honors

  • 2014  Outstanding MIS Ph.D. Student Teaching Award, The University of Memphis, TN
  • 2014  Invited Participant at Doctoral Consortium at the International Conference on Information Systems (ICSIS 2014)
  • 2013  Invited Participant at Doctoral Consortium at the American Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2013)
  • 2013  Invited Participant at Doctoral Institute at the Organizational Behavior Teaching Conference (OBTC20

Professional Certifications and Trainings

  • Advanced Business Analytics Workshop for faculty provided by SAS
  • Series of workshops for online instructors at the Fogelman College of Business & Economics
  • Certified Microsoft Office Specialist

Professional Activities and Affiliations

  • 2012-Present Reviewer International Conference on Information Systems
  • 2012-Present Reviewer European Conference on Information Systems
  • 2011-Present Reviewer Americas Conference on Information Systems
  • 2010-Present Member Association for Information Systems
  • 2013-Present Member OBTS Teaching Society for Management Educators

Publications

Conference Proceedings and Presentations

  • Agrawal, D., Zhang, C., and Kettinger, W. J. 2015. “An Empirical Study of Open Data Mobile Application Services.” Invited presentation at the INFORMS Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, November 1-4, 2015.
  • Singh, K., Janz, B., Amis, J. M., Agrawal, D., Richardson, S., & Wright, P. 2015. “Sensemaking of ‘Direct’ eShare Technology in Healthcare: Discourses and narratives from West Tennessee.” Paper accepted for presentation at Southern Management Association 2015 Meeting, St. Pete Beach, Florida, USA, October 27-31, 2015. (Best Paper Award in Track)

  • Singh, K., Janz, B., Richardson, S., Agrawal, D., and Amis, J. 2015. “What are they saying? Examining Healthcare field discourses in West Tennessee.” Proceedings of 21st Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2015), Puerto Rico, August 13-15, 2015.

  • Agrawal, D., Kettinger, W. J and Zhang, C. 2014. “The Openness Challenge: Why Some Cities Take It On and Others Don’t.” Poster Presentation at 20th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2014), Savannah, Georgia, USA, August 7-9, 2014.

  • Agrawal, D., Coyle, P., Gangadharan, A., Grube, E., Mesdaghinia, S., Rhew, N., Singh, K., Trinh, M.,Weisberg, M., & Wilborn, S. 2013. “Disasters, Distractions, and Disinterest: Managing the Classroom Through the Worst of Times”. Invited presentation at the Doctoral Institute of Organizational Behavior Teaching Conference, Asheville, NC, June 4-5, 2013.

  • Zhang, C., Dai, Q., Agrawal, D., and Kettinger, W.J. 2012. “Impact of IT Product Compatibility Initiative on the Market Value of Firms.” Proceedings of 20th European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS 2012), Barcelona, Spain, June 11-13, 2012.

  • Zhang, C., Dai, Q., Agrawal, D., and Kettinger, W.J. 2012. “Impact of IT Product Compatibility Initiative on the Market Value of Firms.” 24th Annual Student Research Forum, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, April 2, 2012.

  • Meservy, T. O., Richardson, S. M., Simon, J. C., and Agrawal, D. 2011. "MIS-aligned Student Perspectives of Outsourcing and Offshoring." Proceedings of 17th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2011), Detroit, Michigan, USA, August 4-7, 2011.